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Iranian Guards vow to ‘punch’ U.S.

August 19, 2007

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards said they would not bow to pressure and threatened to “punch” the U.S., in their first response to Washington’s plan to list them as a terrorist organization, newspapers reported Saturday.
Local press in the Iranian capital of Tehran quoted Revolutionary Guards leader Gen. Yahya Rahim Safavi saying that he could understand Washington’s ire toward the group because of their “leverage” against the U.S.

“America will receive a heavier punch …

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http://www.cnn.com/2007/WORLD/
meast/08/18/iran.guard/index.html